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Prince Gallitzin Cross Award

Prince Gallitzin Cross Award

Bishop Mark honored eleven individuals with the 2017 Prince Gallitzin Cross during a dinner and awards ceremony on June 3 at the Calvin House in Duncansville. The Bishop presents the award annually to priests, religious, or laity who exhibit the “evangelizing spirit” of the Prince-Priest and Servant of God Demetrius Gallitzin.  The 2017 recipients were:

  • Edgar and Nancy Anna, Saint Bernard Parish in Hastings
  • Nathaniel Barbera, Saint Peter Parish in Somerset
  • Rev. Clarence “Chuck” Bridges, Saint John Gualbert Cathedral in Johnstown
  • Mary Jane Knisel, Saint Bartholomew Parish in Wilmore
  • Peter and Denise Kreckel, Saint Matthew Parish in Tyrone
  • Monica Ludwig, Saint Nicholas Parish in Nicktown
  • Carmela Magistro, Saint Therese of the Child Jesus Parish in Johnstown
  • Irene Matse, Holy Family Parish in Hooversville
  • Donna Stoy, Saint Thomas Aquinas Parish in Ashville

Please click on the document below to view a list of past Prince Gallitzin Cross honorees.

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